Exhibitors at Athens Investment Summit
Nannuka is a marketplace that allows families to book and review online trustworthy childcare. Launched in 2014, it received a 200k fund by angel investors and it is now scaling up to UK & Italy, while also launching the first babysitter on-demand mobile app in Greece ("Nannuka Now").
From supporting a future or a new mom to babysitting, childcare, creative play, psychological support and education, Nannuka is here to help parents make their everyday life easier! Nannuka also helps parent feel safe while choosing, by providing personality tests, verifications to the professionals, as well as references and reviews from other parents.
3 new mom-preneurs with years of experience in the fields of advertising, marketing and PR, experienced the difficulty of finding quickly someone trustworthy, in order to take care of their children. Thus, in June 2014, Nannuka was launched in order not only help parents find the best professionals for their kids, while feeling safe and in a short period of time, but also be able to review them afterwards and help other parents make the right choice.
Funding goals: 500K €
Value proposition: 2M € (pre-money)
Growth goals: Scale up and penetrate the Italian and English market / Grow the "Nannuka Now" app in Greece
About the Nannuka co- founders:
Lela Dritsa Psarros
After completing her studies (BA in Public Relations and Advertising) in the American College of Greece Deree and continuing with a MA in International Journalism (City University, London), Lela Dritsa has worked for 6 years in the PR field (companies: PRogressive PR, Athens Tourism and Econ. Development Co., About Tourism) focused mainly on managing promo events and communication strategy planning. Meanwhile she enjoys being a mother, she is a mum blogger for 4 years now at www.golmum.gr and a co-founder of nannuka.com.
Natali Levi studied marketing (MA Marketing Communication) in University of Westminster and worked for 12 years in advertising and strategy planning, both in London and in Athens (companies: Fortune, Rapp, Collins and Digitas) Thus, she has the experience to decode the market's needs in order to build commercial partnerships based on targeted actions. Her experience as a parentblogger made her part of the successful event "Psifiakes Geitonies" and the founding of nannuka.com.
Catherine Lambrou completed her studies in Textile Engineering and got an Msc in Quality Management. She worked for many years as a consultant to businesses and organizations in the private and public sectors in design and implementation of programs financed by EU Structural Funds. She was a co-founder in mamadempampades.gr and mikroimegaloi.gr. She is also a co-founder of the first conference "Psifiakes Geitonies" for parent bloggers. She is also a mother of two boys, 8 and 11 years old.